These are the ten best tiki bars found in the world today, as rated by the best tiki experts around: the members of Critiki. Critiki is … Continue reading Critiki’s Ten Best Tiki Bars in the World 2017
I regret that I never made it to the Aku-Tiki Room in Kewanee, Illinois. The Aku-Tiki Room was a spectacular bit of remote tiki, nestled in … Continue reading My Tiki Bar Regrets
Kevin Alexander at Thrillist has written an uncommonly good article on the state of the craft cocktail world, “The Craft Cocktail Revolution Is Over. Now What?” … Continue reading The State of Tiki Drinks (from Where I’m Sitting)
In September Critiki—the worldwide guide to tiki bars and Polynesian restaurants—will publish the yearly list of the top ten tiki bars in the world, based on … Continue reading Love Tiki Bars? Make Your Voice Heard!
Some of the best tiki bars out there are tucked away in private homes. Critiki‘s aim is to be a record of all of the tiki … Continue reading New Feature: Add Your Home Tiki Bar to Critiki
On Monday, Critiki member KeithH told me that he and his partner, Liza, had been discussing how cool it would be if Critiki could show you … Continue reading New Feature: A Map of All the Tiki Bars You’ve Visited
Pretty ding-danged excited about this one, folks. Critiki is now including locations that have been announced, but have not yet opened. I’ve long wanted to provide … Continue reading New Feature: “Coming Soon” Tiki Locations
The ultimate goal amongst the tiki bar lovers here at Critiki is a refined tiki bar, an elevated tiki experience. Exotically evocative balanced drinks; a dark and mysterious … Continue reading How to Have Fun In a Crappy Tiki Bar
Let’s lead with the tidbit that’s got a lot of folks excited: more Mai-Kai? Huh? This morning the New York Times has a brief one-on-one with … Continue reading Farewell to Kreepy Tiki in Fort Lauderdale… Hello to More Mai-Kai?
I’m set up at Critiki’s headquarters, I’ve got coffee in my tiki mug, exotica on the hi-fi, and I’m ready to get adding! All day today … Continue reading The Critiki Add-a-Thon Starts Today